CEO: David Northington
New Funding: $40 million
Backers: Columbia Capital, Delta-V Capital, Greenspring Associates, Queensland Investment Corp. of Australia
As cloud-focused solution providers go, Cloud Sherpas is a commanding player. A top Google and Salesforce.com partner, Cloud Sherpas confirmed $40 million in fresh funding in late December and also announced its latest acquisition of Encinitas, Calif.-based CloudTrigger. More M&A moves are expected this year, said CEO Northington.